A sneak peek at Pidapipo Laboratorio, the futuristic new dessert playground opening in Fitzroy

A sneak peek at Pidapipo Laboratorio, the futuristic new dessert playground opening in Fitzroy

Pidapipo, the cult gelato shop that started in Carlton nine years ago, is days away from opening a new flagship store and test kitchen on Brunswick Street, Fitzroy. Behind the former bank's grungy brown-brick facade is a futuristic-looking space where chocolate is tempered, new gelato flavours are developed and a brand-new range of Italian sweets and cakes are created, including warm brioche rolls, ready to be filled with scoops of gelato. "We wanted people to feel like they're walking into …